34 more Covid-19 deaths, 1887 cases reported in 24hrs...

Dhaka, Wednesday   16 June 2021

34 more Covid-19 deaths, 1887 cases reported in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:57 PM, 4 June 2021   Updated: 07:42 PM, 4 June 2021

34 more Covid-19 deaths, 1887 cases reported in 24hrs; Photo: Collected

34 more Covid-19 deaths, 1887 cases reported in 24hrs; Photo: Collected

Another 34 people succumbed to the Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll from the pandemic to 12,758.

Besides, 1,887 Covid-19 fresh cases were registered in the last 24 hours, bringing the overall caseload to 807,867. 

The data was presented at a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Friday (June 4, 2021).

A total of 18,151 samples were tested across the country in 24 hours with the positivity rate stands at 10.40 percent.

Among the 34 deceased, 20 were men and 14 women, the release added. The daily mortality rate stands at 1.58.

Meanwhile, 1,723 Covid-19 patients have recovered during the period, with this, the total number of recoveries now stands at 747,758.

Earlier, 30 deaths and 1,687 cases were reported from the disease on Thursday.

The first coronavirus death was reported in the country on March 18 last year, ten days after the detection of the first COVID-19 cases.

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